Obituary for Lawrence "Sonny" Marshall

Born: Jul. 6th, 1937
Passed Away: Jul. 29th, 2012


Wednesday Aug. 1st, 2012
4:00pm to 6:00pm at St Michael's Catholic Church
Directions to St Michael's Catholic Church


Wednesday Aug. 1st, 2012, 6:00pm at St Michael's Catholic Church
Directions to St Michael's Catholic Church


Mr Lawrence “Sonny” Marshall, aged 75, of Coopersville lost his battle with cancer and was called home to his Lord Sunday July 29, 2012. He was born July 6, 1937 in Coopersville to Lloyd and Harriett Grace (Kooiman) Marshall who preceded him in death. Sonny served in the US Army, was a volunteer fireman for the City of Coopersville, worked for the Coopersville Co-op and retired from Heath Manufacturing. He was also preceded in death by his daughter Caroline, grandson Jonathan, brother Mike, sisters Charlotte and Dorothy. Sonny is survived by his wife of 53 years Aleatha “Lee” Marshall; children, Jean (Paul) Gallagher, Shawn (Deb) Marshall, Lorinda Tammens; grandchildren, Tara (Alan) Holmes, Sara Price, Monica (Paul) Magoon, June (Matt) Schwartz, Shawn Marshall II; great grandchildren, Nevaeh, Khloe, Andrew, Zayla, Braylon; brother Tom Marshall, sisters, Alma (Dick) DesJardins, Kitty (Chuck) Fritz, Sharon (Rick) Meinel, Mary (Joe) Thompson, brother-in-laws Blaine (Lucy) Sessions, Gerald (Jean) Sessions; sister-in-laws Patricia (Tim) Smith, Vera Sessions, Dorothy Session and many nieces and nephews. In keeping with Sonny’s wish cremation has taken place. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday August 1st at St Michael’s Catholic Church, 17150 88th Ave, Coopersville. Interment will be in St Michael’s Cemetery. Relatives and friends may greet the family Wednesday at Church from 4 to 6 pm. Memorial donations may be made to the Johnson Family Cancer Center, 1440 E. Sherman Blvd, Suite 300, Muskegon, 49444 or St Michel’s Catholic Church 17150 88th Ave Coopersville, 49404. An online guestbook is available at Throop Funeral Home, Coopersville PH 616-837-8161


at St Michael's Catholic Cemetery
Directions to St Michael's Catholic Cemetery